Mar 15, 2013 3:00pm PDT
to the death to get veterans' benefits. serious green to come up with green energy. the president lays out his iranic plans. my wife takes centrum silver. i've been on the fence about it. then i read an article about a study that looked at the long term health benefits of taking multivitamins. they used centrum silver for the study... so i guess my wife was right. [ male announcer ] centrum. always your most complete. bikes and balloons, and noodles on spoons. a kite, a breeze, a dunk of grilled cheese. catches and throws, and spaghettio's. a wand, some wings, soup with good things. sidewalks and doodles and wholesome noodles. puddles and pails and yes, puppy dog tails. for a lunch like this, there's a hug and a kiss. because that's what happy kids are made of. campbell's. it's amazing what soup can do. >> new pressure tonight on president obama to make a decision about the controversial keystone pipeline project. it comes as the president pushes his own green energy agenda, which would be paid for by money from off-shore fossil fuel drilling. chief white house correspondent ed henry explai ex
Mar 14, 2013 3:00pm PDT
.s. energy. this oil and gas revolution we have been through in the last few years is fantastic. it's lowering our need to import oil. that money stays in our economy. when we produce a barrel of oil or natural gas in this country we get 80 to 90% of the benefit. if we have to import energy, it's about a dime. so, it has a multiplier effect on our economy. second, we need to reform our corporate tax code. it's unfair. it's not productive. most importantly, it dissuades capital investment. capital ininvestment is almost perfectly correlated with job creation. >> bret: it seems every year we talk about tax reform. >> what has happened is other countries have a much more simple and competitive corporate tax rate. we are the highest now of all the industrialized country. the tax rate at corporate level determined the level of capital expenditures. the top 1,000 companies in the united states account for 60% of all of the capital. the computer, planes, trucks, factories, the machines, things that put people to work. we don't see why the corporate tax rate could not be changed. >> bret: y
Mar 18, 2013 3:00pm PDT
to show where cyprus is. russian energy companies the biggest of them all is offering to bail out cyprus in exchange for gas exploration rights, according to the media there. they put out a statement saying they are happy to do the bail-out. a very rich company. of course, it's in russia's interest to make the pitch. the gas discovers, natural gas and the fields underneath the eastern mediterranean sea are said to be huge. 120 trillion cubic feet of recoverable natural gas. 20 billion-barrels of oil. equal to that, or 20 times the inventory of our petroleum reserve. >> which makes this confiscation all the more ridiculous. number one, if you are aiming for the russian aladarks you don't tax deposits under i think it's $13,000, that is not going to hit them. it will hit tradesman in cyprus, number one. second, if you think you can cleverly take the money away from people who are semily russian gangsters, without some kind of let's say retaliation of some sort, russia is now essentially saying to cyprus instead of tale stealing our money, can you give us your gas about you have k have it.
Mar 20, 2013 3:00pm PDT
give you nutrition, energy, and can help you keep a healthy weight. campbell's. it's amazing what soup can do. >> bret: no major changes on the horizon in how the federal reserve is dealing with the economy. while fed chief bernanke says things are getting better not everyone is encouraged. chief national correspondent jim angle looks at both sides tonight. >> if the federal reserve hadn't muched enormous amount of money in the economy it would be gasping for air in a recession. today, ben bernanke says the fed is still concerned enough to keep pumping $85 billion a month in the economy as it waits to see if the recent signs of hope take hold. >> spending by households and businesses has continued to expand and the housing speck somewhere has seen further gains. >> the recovery is still not satisfactory, the job market improved it's not enough. >> up employment rate continued to tick down. however, 7.7%, ton employment rate is elevated. >> the fed helped stop the economy from falling and the low interest rate make home and car sales easier. but there are limits. not as good as pushing